Good video-History of Labor Day, In 1894, Grover Cleveland made Labor Day a federal holiday after a failed attempt to break up a railroad strike.
Labor Day - Oregon was the first state to make it a holiday on February 21, 1887. By the time it became a federal holiday in 1894, thirty states officially celebrated Labor Day.
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[VIDEOS] THE HISTORY OF LABOR DAY: In 1894, Grover Cleveland made Labor Day a federal holiday after a failed attempt to break up a railroad strike. [History Channel].